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  1. Just like wine and cricket
  2. Prince’s fears for Christians in Middle East
  3. ‘Thousands’ more troops needed to restore order
  4. Nuns accused of stalling in response to abuse claims
  5. Turkson renews call for overhaul of finance systems
  6. Francis ‘more effective’ than Benedict, poll finds
  7. Turkson says no to life in jail for gays
  8. ‘Trade not aid’ hits small businesses
  9. Action urged on abuse, reform and role of women
  10. Integrate but keep identity, ordinariates urged
  11. Ordinariate priest in civil partnership suspended
  12. Church will not report abuse offenders to police
  13. Francis to wash feet of disabled and elderly
  14. On Palm Sunday, faithful invited on a Holy Week journey
  15. Prayers for victims of ferry disaster
  16. Clegg reveals his openness to faith
  17. CDF tightens curbs on US nuns
  18. Boko Haram Islamists slaughter 135 in two days
  19. Finance chief quotes Pope in speech addressing inequality
  20. ‘The rebels want my head’
  21. Christians flee violence in Mosul
  22. Pope and Carney call for a more human economic system
  23. Report charts religious persecution
  24. Pastoral plea for forgiveness on groundbreaking Pentecostals visit
  25. Warsi urges PM to 'seriously consider' military action to save Iraq’s minorities
  26. Greatest humanitarian crisis in 70 years: Rodríguez
  27. Communion ban routinely ignored, Tablet survey finds
  28. Push to educate voters to ensure credible election
  29. Amazing grace
  30. Prince warns of loss of religious freedom
  31. Francis urges ‘haggard’ Europe to be revitalised by its roots
  32. New congregations planned as doors open to laity
  33. West ‘must share blame for IS’
  34. Prince says killing for faith is blasphemy
  35. Prelate speaks of Sunni ‘abuse’
  36. Top publisher omits Israel from atlas
  37. Heritage wiped from the map
  38. Vatican condemns slaughter at Paris satirical magazine
  39. MP calls for better religious literacy in public life
  40. Welby speaks up for those persecuted for their beliefs
  41. Islamic State abducts 200
  42. Beheaded men made martyrs of Coptic Church
  43. Islamic State releases families but kidnaps more Christians
  44. Rise of the clergy couple
  45. IS kills 30 Ethiopian Christians
  46. Surge in demand for bibles from secret Christian converts
  47. Parties questioned on social justice by faith-based groups
  48. Westminster Diocese says no to church for Chaldeans
  49. Tehran will not make a nuclear bomb, says archbishop
  50. Praise for English Missal translators
  51. The wisdom of crowds
  52. Date set for trial of laicised former nuncio
  53. Magna Carta ‘template for global religious freedom’
  54. ‘Deep concern’ over gay-marriage liturgy
  55. Get with the programme
  56. Development ‘undermined’ by globalisation
  57. Secondary looks to raise £20m after Government cut
  58. Milwaukee archdiocese to pay abuse victims $21m
  59. Hands of friendship
  60. West accused of misreading Syria conflict
  61. Middle East Christians want to stay in UK
  62. Law forces children to convert
  63. The Pope’s manifesto – what’s in it and what’s not
  64. What difference will the Vatican's grilling at the UN make?
  65. Charismatics’ neglect of the psalms indicative of deeper malaise
  66. So what will Francis do to boost the role of women in the Church?
  67. After a honeymoon first year, what do Catholics want from Pope Francis?
  68. By banning religious art on the Underground, TfL misunderstands what causes offence
  69. Kieran Conry fell from grace, tripped up by tradition
  70. Once we crusaded against Nestlé, now why not Amazon?
  71. Francis and Putin discuss Syria
  72. Pope Francis publishes radical vision for Church
  73. CAR Archbishop pleads for UN intervention
  74. Croatia votes no to gay marriage
  75. Pope's ‘closeness’ to Glaswegians after helicopter tragedy
  76. Nichols condemns crackdown on low-earning immigrants
  77. Pope Francis: ‘I’m no Marxist – but many Marxists are good people'
  78. Prince Charles voices concern at 'deliberate targeting' of Middle Eastern Christians
  79. High Court judge rebuked for support of marriage
  80. First ordinariate monastery for 10 ex-Anglican sisters
  81. British MPs 'forsaking' cause of Middle Eastern Christians
  82. Francis ‘shocked’ by gay adoption bill proposed for Malta
  83. Tony Blair to address Vatican summit pushing for Syria ceasefire
  84. Archbishop of Canterbury says Pope is his Person of the Year
  85. Protect Christians’ rights, says outgoing Muslim envoy
  86. CofE considers dropping language of sin and the devil from baptism service
  87. Murphy-O’Connor appointed Newman chancellor
  88. Egyptian president visits Coptic Pope as Churches urge laity to vote
  89. Lord Williams foresees dearth of UK theologians
  90. Obama to meet Francis in Vatican in March, global issues to the fore
  91. Embattled Hollande asks Pope to boost Syria peace talks
  92. Theft of John Paul II’s blood ‘could have been work of Satanists’
  93. Dutch cardinal clarifies comments on Trent after Protestant upset
  94. Pope Francis graces cover of Rolling Stone magazine
  95. ‘Thousands’ more troops needed in CAR, warn archbishop and imam
  96. Three arrested after Italian police find John Paul II relic
  97. Pope ‘will steer clear of Philomena and film's marketing strategy’
  98. Israeli court orders state to justify wall on Palestinian Christians' land
  99. UN condemns Holy See's record on abuse by priests
  100. Pope’s Harley-Davidson gifts raise £250,000 for homeless
  101. Child urges Belgian king not to sign euthanasia for children into law
  102. Turkson renews call for overhaul of global economic system
  103. Talks to secure release of abducted nuns ‘have stumbled again’
  104. Prime Minister defends 'moral' welfare reforms in face of Cardinal-designate Nichols' criticism
  105. Jihadists claim responsibility for attack on Sinai pilgrims
  106. Prince Charles in Qatar discussion on Christian-Muslim relations
  107. Egypt’s Coptic Church denies it may build church in Saudi
  108. Churches and tourist restaurant bombed in Zanzibar
  109. English Catholics hit the right note in Rome
  110. Vatican's new finance ministry to use 'the language of the enemy'
  111. Cardinal calls for rethink of approach to divorcees who remarry
  112. Pope sees scope for pastoral response to contraception ban
  113. Vatican's Turkson weighs in on Ugandan anti-gay law
  114. DfID's ‘trade not aid’ strategy failing to help poorest – Cafod
  115. Francis ‘a more effective Pope’ than Benedict XVI, poll finds
  116. Pope Francis to beatify 124 Korean martyrs in August trip to S Korea
  117. Integrate but remain distinctive, CDF head tells ordinariates
  118. Pope urged to act on abuse record, curial reform and role of women
  119. Czech ‘underground’ priest wins Templeton prize
  120. Abducted Ukrainian Greek Catholic priest in Crimea released
  121. Pope Francis invited to address US Congress
  122. Ordinariate priest suspended after revelations of civil partnership
  123. Italian bishops exempt clergy from reporting abuse allegations
  124. Two arrested ‘trying to bring £2.5tn in fake bonds to Vatican bank’
  125. Dutch Jesuit shot dead in Homs was 'ray of joy and hope'
  126. Pope Francis to keep Vatican bank open
  127. Pope to wash feet of disabled and elderly at Maundy Thursday Mass
  128. Chinese Christians form human shield to save 4,000-seater church
  129. Philippines court approves ‘watered down’ Reproductive Health law
  130. Cardinal Nichols and May open global anti-trafficking conference
  131. Archbishop: why I allowed baptism of lesbian couple’s child
  132. Cancer fight forces Cardinal George to cancel travel to canonisations
  133. PM: Christians 'most persecuted religious group in the world'
  134. Where are you in Passion narrative, asks Francis on Palm Sunday
  135. Papal meditations remember abused women and children
  136. Westminster priests urged to forget one-upmanship and individualism
  137. PM praises Christians’ good works – but doesn't mention food banks
  138. Pope Francis washes feet of women and non-Catholics
  139. Pope prays for Syria, Nigeria and Ukraine in Easter message
  140. Nichols warns against ‘alarmist’ tone in immigration debate
  141. Nick Clegg says he is agnostic 'at the moment'
  142. Algeria urged to recognise St Augustine
  143. Mistrust has replaced communication, say censured nuns
  144. Sudanese court sentences Christian mother to death for apostasy
  145. Rome and Chinese Government bless opening of monastery
  146. Pope prays for Turkish miners, and migrants lost at sea
  147. Pope setting up panel to hear accused priests' appeals
  148. Redemptorist Bishop of Gibraltar to succeed Rawsthorne in Hallam
  149. 135 slaughtered and Christian village torched in northern Nigeria
  150. Head of We Are Church in Austria excommunicated by Vatican
  151. Syrian church figures condemn foreign intervention
  152. Sexual abuse evil as Black Mass, says Francis
  153. ‘Arson attack’ at Jerusalem abbey minutes after papal Mass
  154. Churches condemn death sentence for Christian mother
  155. Welby to challenge blasphemy law on pastoral visit to Pakistan
  156. Financial chief quotes Francis' warning on economic inequality
  157. Martin calls for investigation into mother and baby homes
  158. Mosul's ancient Christian population 'may never return'
  159. International community 'should not intervene in Iraq'
  160. Woman and Judaism expert win Ratzinger Prize for theology
  161. Cardinal Nichols appointed first chancellor of St Mary’s University
  162. Church should show 'preferential option' for abuse victims – Martin
  163. Attack on civilians sheltering in CAR cathedral leaves 24 dead
  164. Pope and Mark Carney call for a more human economic system
  165. Pope: ‘No more loss of innocent lives’ as nun is mourned among MH17 dead
  166. Christians forced to flee Mosul on foot after death threat ultimatum from Islamists
  167. Pope Francis and WEA exchange apologies for Churches' past sins
  168. German bishops: Churches shared blame for Europe’s slide into war
  169. Nichols and Welby plead for end to 'self-defeating' Gaza 'carnage'
  170. Baroness Warsi: PM should consider Iraq intervention
  171. World 'faces greatest humanitarian crisis since World War II'
  172. Pell adds voice to chorus opposing Kasper’s reform efforts
  173. 'Obedient' Joe Biden salutes chastened nuns
  174. Pell’s successor vows to improve Church’s record on abuse
  175. Scotland's Catholic bishops salute ‘outstanding’ Alex Salmond
  176. Cardinal Müller vows to persevere with SSPX reconciliation
  177. Bishop Michael Scott-Joynt dies aged 71
  178. Cardinal Erdo suggests simplifying annulment process
  179. Iraqi archbishop calls for intensified military intervention
  180. Welby to share stage with global finance chiefs at IMF
  181. Vicar of Baghdad leaves Iraq on advice of Welby
  182. Vatican lawyer outlines possible reforms of annulment process
  183. Cafod launches appeal for Ebola prevention efforts
  184. Catholic and Anglican bishops urge recognition of independent Palestine
  185. Cardinal treats Breakfast Show to impromptu performance
  186. Bishop of Gloucester to face no police action over assault claims
  187. Vatican praises Brentwood lay group’s marriage support materials
  188. Appeal rejected of mother on death row accused of blasphemy
  189. Communion ban routinely ignored, Tablet survey finds
  190. Francis picks Brentwood priest for biblical commission
  191. Burke confirms he is to leave Vatican's top court
  192. Myanmar Church educates voters to ensure credible election
  193. Prince Charles warns of loss of religious freedom in West
  194. Francis attacks vanity of ‘peacock-like’ bishops
  195. Cafod to slash 50 jobs and look to volunteers after drop in income
  196. Pope creates body to get through 'backlog' of abuse cases
  197. WW1 soldiers honoured at Roehampton memorial
  198. Nichols and Anglican bishop pray for slain Pakistani couple
  199. Thank God for the EU, say bishops at Verdun
  200. Sydney’s new archbishop vows to clean up Church’s record on abuse
  201. CofE's General Synod rubberstamp women bishops legislation
  202. Body of priest found as police search for 43 Mexican students
  203. Pope: children have a right to a good mother and father
  204. Granada archbishop suspends 10 priests after Francis steps in
  205. Robert Sarah to lead Congregation for Worship
  206. Pope urges 'haggard' Europe to rediscover Christian roots
  207. Pope raises human rights concerns with Egyptian President
  208. Economist questions Francis’ ideas on helping the poor
  209. Prince Charles to visit Iraqi Catholics in London
  210. Two new congregations planned in Vatican
  211. Freedom of religion 'priority' for UK Government
  212. Syrian bishop sees deliberate efforts to empty region of Christians
  213. Nato members 'must share blame for IS atrocities'
  214. Cardinal Zen hands himself in to police to hasten end of protests
  215. Prince of Wales deplores jihadist beheading footage
  216. US nuns resisted Vatican investigation, admits inquiry head
  217. John Armitage named new rector of Walsingham shrine
  218. Church of England names its first woman bishop
  219. Prince of Wales: Muslims victims of fanatics’ ‘sacrilegious’ acts
  220. Prelate says church is treated with 'profound disrespect'
  221. Shrewsbury bishop underlines chastity
  222. Archbishop Longley points to ideal of two-parent upbringing while praising single parents and grandparents
  223. HarperCollins pulps school atlas that omits Israel
  224. Egypt’s President: Christians and Muslims are equal citizens
  225. Charlie Hebdo attack ‘sowed death’, says Pope
  226. Conservative MP calls for better religious literacy in public life
  227. Tributes for Roehampton chaplain Robert Kaggwa
  228. Francis urges Sri Lanka to investigate civil war atrocities
  229. Street children detained ahead of Philippines papal visit
  230. Pope says Paul VI was right to reassert contraception ban
  231. Francis' visit to Haiyan survivors in Tacloban cut short by storm
  232. Francis leaves Philippines after six million attend papal Mass
  233. Newspaper banned from using word 'Allah' for God
  234. Ukrainian church leader offers Just War defence of escalating violence
  235. Masses cancelled in Niger as protestors torch churches
  236. Abbey explains why flag is at half-mast to honour Saudi king
  237. First woman bishop ordained in Church of England
  238. Religious freedom violations still rising in Cuba
  239. Bishops take issue with 'anti-Catholic' Wolf Hall
  240. Pope Francis declares Oscar Romero a martyr
  241. Stephen Fry has the right to say God is evil – Welby
  242. Welby tells business tax avoidance is a sin
  243. Romero ‘was targeted because he embodied Vatican II Church’
  244. Pope pays surprise visit to homeless immigrants
  245. Pope says choosing not to have children is selfish
  246. Francis calls for Mediterranean aid efforts to be stepped up
  247. Parolin expects UN to consider military action in Libya
  248. Beheaded Egyptians to be included in Coptic calendar of saints
  249. Bishops' conference defends Catholic education in election guidance
  250. IS abducts 'as many as 200' Christians from north-east Syria
  251. Cardinal Sarah denounces Western aid model
  252. Top university could remove tribute to Lord Carey after gay protest
  253. IS ‘begins to kill’ Christians abducted from north-east Syria
  254. Homeless man who attended Mass daily buried in Vatican cemetery
  255. Lord Williams: voting goes beyond defence of ‘Christian values’
  256. Lay group push to garner views on teaching on the family
  257. Islamic State kidnap more Christian families
  258. Bishops highlight Pakistan's duty to protect its citizens
  259. Solidarity and prayers for gang-raped Indian nun, 71
  260. Senior Australian cleric charged with cover-up of abuse in 1970s
  261. Paris mayor awards honorary citizenship Asia Bibi
  262. French MPs vote for ‘deep sleep’ law for terminally ill
  263. Cardinal calls for swift action against nun's attackers
  264. Cardinal says bishops unfit to lead German Church against secularism
  265. Gunmen open fire on Pakistani church after Taleban attacks
  266. Abuse experts voice concerns over appointment of Chilean bishop
  267. Slavery Law 'leaves foreign domestic workers open to abuse'
  268. Women bishops to be fast-tracked into Lords
  269. Vatican stands by Chilean bishop accused of covering up abuse
  270. Francis marks tenth anniversary of John Paul II’s death
  271. Cameron, Clegg, Miliband and Gove on the significance of Easter
  272. Christian students killed in Islamist attack on Kenyan university
  273. Bishops welcome ruling against Israeli wall extension
  274. Coptic ‘Church of the Martyrs of Libya’ attacked after first stone laid
  275. Turkey recalls ambassador after Pope Francis names Armenian Genocide at Mass to mark its centenary
  276. IS are turning Mosul cathedral into a mosque, reports Cardinal
  277. Pope's ‘great distress’ at slaughter of 30 Ethiopian Christians by IS
  278. Francis removes US bishop found guilty of failing to report abuse
  279. 'IS jihadists are hunting down Christians across Libya'
  280. Pope Francis to visit Cuba en route to US in September
  281. Nichols condemns the murder of Yazidis in Iraq
  282. Miliband and Clegg find receptive audience at Citizens UK gathering
  283. Foreign secretary: the Tories will champion religious freedom
  284. Martin: cherish gay relationships apart from marriage
  285. Hundreds of secret Algerian converts requesting Bibles
  286. Top Catholics thrown on bonfire of Scottish Labour
  287. Francis to spend four days in Cuba en route to US
  288. Religious persecution a driver in Med migrants crisis, finds Amnesty
  289. Group commissions top authors to tell refugees’ stories
  290. Cardinal Burke’s petition against reform gains 1/4m signatures
  291. Irish Government cuts funding for Church's marriage prep
  292. Filipino Cardinal Tagle voted president of global Caritas network
  293. Stack celebrates 'critical loyalty' of The Tablet at anniversary Mass
  294. Pope Francis urges China’s Catholics to be loyal to Rome
  295. Persecuted Iraqis denied church in diocese ‘overwhelmed by demand’
  296. Campbell kneels before Nichols at university installation ceremony
  297. Pell considering legal action against papal adviser
  298. Top Sunni cleric urges UN to take on ISIS amid 'global threat'
  299. Date set for trial of former nuncio laicised over abuse allegations
  300. Pope warns man-made climate change a major threat to the planet
  301. Jeb Bush rebuffs green encyclical – unlike secular commentators
  302. Pressure mounts on politicians after Pope’s climate encyclical
  303. Bishops decry attack on Galilee's ancient Church of the Multiplication
  304. Richest must listen to poor Pope tells capitalism conference
  305. Welby voices 'deep concern’ over US Anglicans’ gay marriage liturgy
  306. Cardinal Turkson says we must revise what we mean by growth
  307. Greek crisis demands redefinition of European unity – Vatican daily
  308. Priest kidnapped by jihadists in northern Syria released after a week
  309. Senior Greek prelate accuses Tsipras of incompetence
  310. Laity to petition Pope over Chilean bishop accused of cover-up
  311. Globalisation is enemy of development, Vatican says
  312. Hope for Pakistani mother on death row
  313. Francis falls out of favour with one-fifth of American Catholics
  314. Planned Parenthood under US Senate spotlight
  315. Milwaukee archdiocese offers US$21m abuse settlement
  316. Pope says divorced and remarried Catholics are part of the Church
  317. Calais crisis requires global and compassionate response – bishops
  318. Pope announces day of prayer for care of creation with Orthodox
  319. 22 Syrian Christian hostages released
  320. We don't want to go back home say Middle East Catholics